Maritime SPOR SUPPORT Unit
Open Access Publication Bursary
Feb 1st – March 1st, 2018
This bursary will provide funding for members of the Maritime SPOR SUPPORT Unit (MSSU) community to have a manuscript published as open access. Three awards, of up to $3,000 CAD each, will contribute towards costs of open access journals or journals which allow for the payment of an article to be made open access. Preference will be given to work that is ready for publication and is patient-oriented.
Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible for this award:
- Be associated with the MSSU community
The MSSU community is comprised of individuals from the three Maritime provinces who are engaged in patient-oriented research, in some capacity, either as knowledge producers or knowledge users. These include patient partners/advisors (patients, family members of patients, consumers of health care), researchers or academics, clinician scientists, graduate students or fellows, health system/care practitioners or professionals, and policy makers.
Online application opens Feb 1st, 2018 and closes at midnight on March 1st, 2018.
Applications will be reviewed by members of the Research Advisory Committee representing diverse research interests in the Maritimes.
Applicants will be notified of the results by email no later than March 13th, 2018.
If you are unsure about your eligibility, or have questions about this application, please contact Dolores LeVangie: DoloresM.LeVangie@nshealth.ca